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Rebels lose season finale 5-4 as Ice Age ends in Cranbrook

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
March 17, 2019 - 7:25pm Updated: March 20, 2019 - 9:57pm

The Red Deer Rebels closed the books on their regular season on Sunday while also helping close the Western Hockey League’s time in Cranbrook, B.C.

The Ice defeated the Rebels 5-4 in their final game in Cranbrook before the team moves to Winnipeg for the 2019-20 season.

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Schedule set for first round battle between Rebels and Raiders

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
March 16, 2019 - 10:01pm Updated: March 17, 2019 - 10:29am

The Red Deer Rebels' first round WHL playoffs schedule has been released.

The team will play the league-leading Prince Albert Raiders after clinching a playoff spot on Friday night.

The schedule is as follows:

Game 1  Friday, March 22, 2019 @ Prince Albert 7:00 pm

Rebels defenceman Chase Leslie high-fives teammates after scoring his first ever WHL goal.
Rebels defenceman Chase Leslie high-fives teammates after scoring his first ever WHL goal. Rob Wallator (rawimpressions.ca)

Sutter earns 500th win as Rebels crush Ice

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
March 9, 2019 - 10:07pm Updated: March 10, 2019 - 10:42am

On a milestone night for their head coach the Red Deer Rebels took another step toward earning a playoff spot. 

The Rebels doubled up the Kootenay Ice 8-4 Saturday night at the Westerner Park Centrium, giving Brent Sutter his 500th WHL regular season coaching victory. 

Josh Tarzwell (left) celebrates with teammates and fans after scoring the game-tying goal on Friday night against Brandon. Red Deer had trailed 3-0 past the midway point of the 3rd period.
Josh Tarzwell (left) celebrates with teammates and fans after scoring the game-tying goal on Friday night against Brandon. Red Deer had trailed 3-0 past the midway point of the 3rd period. Rob Wallator (rawimpressions.ca)

Two points a pretty thing for Rebels in comeback win over Wheat Kings

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
March 8, 2019 - 11:48pm

It was billed as a hugely important game, and naturally Friday's tilt between the Red Deer Rebels and Brandon Wheat Kings came right down to the wire, Red Deer ultimately pulling out the 5-3 victory.

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